Events and News:
- Jazz From The Archives - on WBGO radio
- Jazz Research Roundtable - schedule
|- Thursday, 24 April, 2014, 3:00PM-5:00PM
Ed Berger, retired Associate Director of IJS, is presenting a program on his newly published book: Softly, With Feeling: Joe Wilder and the Breaking of Barriers in American Music: John Cotton Dana Library, 4th floor, Rutgers University, Newark.
- NEW ISSUE -Journal of Jazz Studies, a new online open format journal on jazz
- NEW - The Institute of Jazz Studies has completed work on a grant from the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) to arrange and describe the collections of five women in jazz:
Wilma Dobie, Ella Fitzgerald, Abbey Lincoln, Annie Ross and Victoria Spivey.
These 5 collections are newly archived and available to jazz researchers.
- Berger - Carter - Fund (grants for jazz researchers)
- Great American Songbook Concert Series, 2013-2014
- Past Events - Concert Series
- Institute of Jazz Studies Receives Literary Landmark Designation from the New Jersey Center for the Book - The ceremony - October 23, 2013 at John Cotton Dana Library, Rutgers University, Newark - included the first concert of the Great American Songbook Concert Series featuring Daryl Sherman, piano, Joe Temperley, baritone sax, and Boots Maleson, bass.
- World's Largest Jazz Archive Housed at Rutgers - Video introduction to the Institute of Jazz Studies, Rutgers University, Newark, New Jersey
- Click here for a tour of the Institute in a Photo Blog -similar to a tour on-site
- Jazz Archives Fellowship Program, 2012-2013
- Remembering Abbey Lincoln - 6 August 1930 - 14 August 2010
- Remembering Lena Horne - 30 June 1917 - 9 May 2010
-On September 22 - John Cotton
Dana Library and the Rutgers University Alumni Association sponsored a celebration of the life of Lena Horne (1917-2010) with a talk by Horne biographer James Gavin along with a special musical performance by Daryl Sherman.
Jazz Greats Exhibits